For Immediate Release August 08, 2016

Illinois Governor Urged To Veto Wine Drinkers Felony Bill

—National Association of Wine Retailers Urges End To Unconstitutional Law Limiting Wine Shipments— The National Association of Wine Retailers today delivered a letter to Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner urging him to veto a bill that would turn Illinois wine drinkers and the retailer they procure wine from into felons. That would be the result of… Read more »

For Immediate Release July 11, 2016

Pennsylvania Wine Shipping Law Fails Consumers and State

National Association of Wine Retailers Expect Black Market And Lost Tax Revenue if Wine Shipping Law is Not fixed (Harrisburg, PA)—Unknown to many is that while the recent Pennsylvania alcohol reform legislation allowed direct consumer wine shipments from out of state wineries, it alsobanned consumers from having wine shipped to them from out-of-state wine stores,… Read more »

For Immediate Release February 01, 2016

Proposed Wine Shipping Bill Needs Amending To Serve Arizona Consumers

—SB 1381 Would Bar Shipment of More than 60% of All Wines Approved for Sale In the United States— (Sacramento, CALIF)—The proposed bill (SB 1381) to reform Arizona’s wine shipping laws is a long needed remedy to the unjustifiable restrictions on the shipment of wine to Arizona consumers. However, without amendment the current legislation will… Read more »